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I'm pregnant and I had to get a sonogram of my kidneys. How can they see if big uterus?

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Dr. John Hammes
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Through the back

Sonogram of kidneys is usually done with probe on back, so see kidneys thru back, not thru belly.
Since uterus is low and in front, it should not get in way of pictures of kidneys/upper ureters very much.

In brief: Through the back

Sonogram of kidneys is usually done with probe on back, so see kidneys thru back, not thru belly.
Since uterus is low and in front, it should not get in way of pictures of kidneys/upper ureters very much.
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